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Have lump in the arm which is occasionally visible. What could it be?

Hi I found a lump on left side of arm at top under armpit , went to gp had bloods and they come back ok , I have been having high temptures to . Which isn't like me as I'm always cold . The lump as gone down you can only see it when my arm is over my head and when it's down you can see it on my back , it's sore around it but not on lump
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Asked On : Wed, 17 Apr 2013
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The lump in the arm that is occasionally visible is likely to be a swelling related to muscle or tendon. Such swellings become more prominent on contracting the muscle. A direct examination will help in diagnosis.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Praveen Tayal ,
Answered: Wed, 26 Jun 2013
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